Nantucket Beach Hotels
Nantucket beach hotels offer guests the opportunity to enjoy a high level of customer service as well as nice amenities and a variety of guest accommodations from which to choose. Nantucket Island is known as a place to rent vacation homes, cottages, and villas, but there is also a selection of hotels and resorts, many of which are located along the beautiful coastline. Some of the hotels are traditionally laid out while others feature cottages and private quarters on the beach or overlooking the ocean. If you are planning to visit Nantucket Island during the peak tourist travel months between Memorial Day and Labor Day, you will want to be sure to make your reservations as far in advance as possible. This not only includes flights and hotels, but also ferry tickets.
Cliffside Beach Club
Cliffside Beach Club
The Cliffside Beach Club is located at 46 Jefferson Avenue on the western point of Nantucket Harbor on the northern coast of the island. It features 27 thoughtfully appointed units that provide plenty of living space, plush bedding, and towels, and fine décor. There is excellent dining at the restaurant onsite and you will also enjoy amenities like a health and fitness spa, a health club, and access to a private beach with lots of fun activities. The multilingual concierge staff will be more than happy to help you arrange for dinner reservations, tours, fishing trips, or anything else you may desire. When you stay at the Cliffside Beach Club you will only be one mile from town and also right on the ocean. The views are phenomenal and the location could not be better.
White Elephant Hotel
The White Elephant at 50 Easton Street is a historic inn on Nantucket Island that has been a fixture since the 1920s. All of the elegance and charm of Nantucket are evident at this gorgeous accommodation overlooking the Nantucket Harbor. This luxurious inn not only provides high-end amenities like fine dining, spa services, and 24-hour concierge attention, but also a certain simple elegance that can only be ascertained at such a historic place. There is a range of guest accommodations available, from cottages to rooms to the beautiful White Elephant lofts.
The Wauwinet is another of the island’s most elegant inns and is located at 120 Wauwinet Road. Beachfront Nantucket lodging doesn’t get much better than this. Located with the sound on one end and the great Atlantic on the other, guests are sure to enjoy spectacular views of the sea. Each one of the guest accommodations is excellently appointed with tasteful and contemporary, New England-style décor. Amenities include access to the beach and a host of activities including fishing and boating, as well as a comprehensive spa and onsite fine dining. You also have the option of reserving rooms or cottages at this charming inn.
Cottages and Lofts at the Boat Basin
Cottages and Lofts
The Cottages and Lofts at the Boat Basin provide a prime location for visitors to Nantucket. It is just steps from historic downtown Nantucket, but also enjoys a fabulous location right on the coast. There is a host of accommodations including cottages, rooms, and lofts. All of them are very nicely decorated and provide guests with plenty of space and room to spread out. The views from the rooms are exceptional. You will look out over the water and see the sunset, the boats, and the shimmering sea.
Other notable examples of beachfront Nantucket lodging include the Jared Coffin House and the Nantucket Island Resort. No matter where you choose to stay, you can enjoy the special charm of this lovely destination. You can also choose from vacation rentals and apartments if you want a bit more privacy in your vacation lodging.